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I am done uploading pictures of WW II artifacts:
www.flickr.com/photos/...726277470/

Later today I will start uploading post-war stuff. In many ways these will be even more interesting because, after all, the WW II vehicles in Saumur are very well documented on the web.

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This M16 isn't part of the standard display, I managed to catch it due to a temp exhibition:



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- Massimo_Foti
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About the FlaK 88
Is it a real german build one or is it a Spanish license build copy Confused


Is there something, like markings on the breech, that allows you to detect that?

Massimo


could be, I don't realy know

I know 1 FlaK 88mm in the Netherlands that has some Spanish marking plates on it

Even if you would know some markings of the 88 at Saumuur, I can't tell if they would be correct
Don't know the markings for German guns Laughing

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Hi Folks!

Of the two 88mms I have seen here at Ft Bliss, both had markings on top of one of the legs, out near the end that had a serial number and year it was make. The 1st AD item that is here now is dated 1939 and the one that went to Ft. Still was dated 1940.

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PostPosted: Thu Jan 20, 2011 5:36 am
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Last weekend I've uploaded quite a bunch of pictures of post-WW II vehicles, including M41, M47, M48 and M60. Right now I am on the road for a consulting gig, and the firewall here blocks Flickr. But you can check the pics yourself:
www.flickr.com/photos/...726277470/

During the weekend I will be back at home and I will upload more shots. Mostly covering soviets and french subjects

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Saumurs 88mm
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